Leicester players to attend owner’s funeral in Thailand

Khun Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha, son of Leicester City's owner Thai businessman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, Jamie Vardy and Kasper Schmeichel look at tributes left for Vichai and four other people who died when the helicopter they were travelling in crashed as it left the ground after the match on Saturday, in Leicester, Britain, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

LONDON (Reuters) – Striker Jamie Vardy and his Leicester City team mates will travel to Thailand for the funeral of owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha after Saturday’s Premier League match against Cardiff City. The 60-year-old billionaire died last Saturday with four others when his helicopter crashed next to Leicester’s King Power Stadium. The funeral, likely to last […]

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